Precaution of an alien pest invasion-Asiatic palm weevil, Rhabdoscelus lineaticollis

Publication Type:Journal Article
Authors:R. - Z. Zhang, Ren, L., Zeng, L.
Journal:Entomological Knowledge
Date Published:Nov
Type of Article:Article
:Distribution, Hosts, Land zones, parasite, Rhabdoscelus similis

An invasive pest insect, Rhabdoscelus lineaticollis (Heller) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) is threatening to palm tree and sugarcane production in South China because it was serious pest to those plants in Singapore, Okinawa Islands in Japan and Taiwan. A brief introduction including its taxonomy position, morphological features, distribution, hosts, spread, harmfulness, biological characters and prevention suggestions was given.

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